Esphigmenou Monastery

Related Overviews

Mount Athos


St Athanasius (c. 296—373) Greek theologian and upholder of Christian orthodoxy against Arianism

Gregory Palamas (c. 1296—1359)

See all related overviews in Oxford Index » »


'Esphigmenou Monastery' can also refer to...


More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500)


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

Late 10th-C. foundation on Mt. Athos. Located on the northeast coast of the peninsula, 3 km east of Hilandar, the monastery is first mentioned in 998 when Theodore was hegoumenos. ...

Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.